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Virginia Pastor Dies of Coronavirus Just Weeks After Holding Packed Church Service
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Virginia Pastor Dies of Coronavirus Just Weeks After Holding Packed Church Service

Virginia Bishop Gerald Glenn has died of coronavirus (COVID-19) just weeks after hosting a packed church service. Church official Bryan Nevers announced the news during New Deliverance Evangelistic’s Easter Sunday livestream, explaining: “It is with an exceedingly sorrowful and heavy heart that I come to you this morning, and regret to inform you that on last night, April the 11th at 9 p.m., our father Bishop Gerald Glenn transitioned from labor to reward.” “Our bishop has been a friend, as well as spiritual Shepard to so many of us here at New Deliverance, and around the country. He will be missed by us all. ENDC, as we enter into a period of mourning for the next 30 days, let us continue to pray for Mother Glenn and the first family,” Nevers said. Glenn’s death comes after his last in...
Michelle Obama Makes Rare Political Statement Criticizing Wisconsin for Holding Primary Vote
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Michelle Obama Makes Rare Political Statement Criticizing Wisconsin for Holding Primary Vote

Former First Lady Michelle Obama gave rare input on current politics Tuesday, tweeting that the U.S. needs to “do better to ensure voting is safe for all voters” as Wisconsin’s decision to go through with its primary vote in the middle of a pandemic today came under fire. “Today, Wisconsin voters had to choose between making their voice heard and keeping themselves and their family safe,” Mrs. Obama, 56, tweeted. “No American should ever have to make that choice.” Wisconsin decided to continue with its state primary vote today, despite health officials’ warnings for Americans to practice social distancing and refrain from public gatherings. Scenes at polling places in Wisconsin showed voters waiting in long lines, many wearing protective masks, in order to vote on Tuesday. Some voters s...